Symptoms of gynaecological cancer depend on where the tumor is, its size and how fast it is growing.
Symptoms that may be due to gynecological cancer include the following:
- Abnormal or persistent vaginal bleeding, e.g. bleeding after menopause or bleeding that does not fall under menstruation, bleeding after sexual intercourse.
- Abnormal vaginal discharge.
- Abdominal pain, pressure or discomfort.
- Change in bowel or bladder habits.
- Pain during sexual intercourse.
- Itching, burning or pain.
- Lumps, ulcers or wart-like growths.
These symptoms may be due to several diseases. If any of these symptoms occur, it is important to see a doctor.